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Shadi Souferian(She/Her/Hers)

Psychologist, PsyD
Anxiety - Couples counseling- Depression- Loss, grief, and bereavement-Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health- Trauma-
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Professional statement

Dr. Shadi Souferian is a licensed clinical psychologist and certified life coach in Beverly Hills. She provides both in-person and telehealth sessions to individuals and couples. She integrates her expertise in psychoanalysis, neuropsychology, life coaching, and mind-body connection, into a unique, holistic approach that guides her clients on an Illuminated Path to joy, inner peace, and freedom. By combining various therapies into customized treatment, she empowers her clients with knowledge, tools, and strategies to achieve specific and measurable results.

Dr. Souferian is passionate about creating a safe and empowering space for her clients to develop insight into their thoughts, emotions, and behavior patterns and support them to live fulfilling lives. She uses warmth, compassion, humor, and a non-judgmental approach to building a strong relationship with her clients that fosters growth and healing.

Dr. Souferian has advanced training in internal family systems, psychodynamic therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness-based treatment, personal and professional development, parenting, EMDR, and trauma recovery. She works with individuals regarding stress management, self-esteem, boundary development, chronic health and illness, optimal performance, parenthood, depression and anxiety, perinatal mental health, grief and bereavement, emotional regulation, trauma recovery, and provides pre-marital, and couples counseling to couples, as well as support and co-parenting for divorced or separated couples. In addition, Dr. Souferian conducts assessments and provides short-term and/or long-term comprehensive treatment, on a lien basis, for personal injury patients.

Message to clients

I believe that prioritizing our mental well-being is essential for leading a happy and fulfilling life. I utilize integrative and evidence-based treatments to empower you to overcome life’s most difficult challenges and reach your highest potential. My approach is personalized, non-judgmental, and compassionate. If you are feeling overwhelmed and stuck in a dark place, or simply want to take your life to the next level, let me help take you on an illuminated path toward lasting joy, inner peace, and freedom.

On the other side of darkness, light exists. In fact, sometimes it’s the darkness that leads us to our brightest light. My mission is to help bridge the gap between where you are and where you want to be. Guiding you onto an illuminated path to strength, confidence, vitality, and purpose.

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 22 years

Illuminated Path Therapy and Coaching Center, Founder, Clinical psychologist

Chicago School of Professional Psychology , Pay.D., 2002


California: PSY33517




Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Addressing issues specific to women and families during the pregnancy and postpartum period, including postpartum depression and anxiety

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


Shadi Souferian is not in-network with any insurances.

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Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$250 (50min)

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